Winner of the Sunday Times short story prize Winner of the Edge Hill short story prize A kiss that just won't happen. A disco at the end of the world. A teenage goth on a terror mission. And OAP kiddie-snatchers, and scouse real-ale enthusiasts, and occult weirdness in the backwoods... Dark Lies the Island is a collection of unpredictable stories about love and cruelty, crimes, desperation, and hope from the man Irvine Welsh has described as 'the most arresting and original writer to emerge from these islands in years'. ...

Dark Lies the Island 2013, Graywolf Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9781555976514


Dark Lies the Island 2013, Vintage, London

ISBN-13: 9780099575078

Mass-market paperback

Dark Lies the Island 2012, Jonathan Cape Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780224090582

Trade paperback